Nurfam travels to Florida to learn about the impact of citrus greening on local plantations

Nufarm Spain, in collaboration with the Institute of Food and Agricultural Science (UF / IFAS) of the University of Florida, has made a technical trip to Florida with the purpose of knowing in first person the impact of the huanglongbing disease (HLB) or greening of citrus fruits in the local citriculture.

Effect of drip irrigation on a sloping plot on yield and quality of Iceberg lettuce

Article written for ECA on the study carried out by researchers from the IFAPA centers of La Mojonera (Almería) and Alameda del Obispo (Córdoba), regarding the effects of drip irrigation on a sloping plot on the yield and quality of the lettuce crop iceberg.

Todolivo: a visit to the 'zone 0' of the Xylella fastidiosa

Part of the technical team of the company from Córdoba, Todolivo, made a trip, along with IFAPA researcher Lorenzo León and doctoral student Alicia Serrano, last September to the region of Bari, where is located 'zone 0' of the Xylella fastidiosa . The objective, to know first hand its effects and the latest advances that are made in the fight against this bacterium.

Traxion Optimall, the latest generation Vredestein tire, novelty at FIMA Zaragoza

The tire company Apollo Vredestein will present its latest generation Traxion Optimall tire at the next edition of FIMA Zaragoza. With VF technology (Very High Flexion) and designed for the upper segment of tractors, it has no equal in terms of traction, fuel efficiency and productivity, substantially reducing the total cost of operation. Another novelty that Vredestein will present next February in Zaragoza will be the expansion of its Traxion Harvest range, steering tires for harvesters.

FIMA 2018 exceeds, two months after its start, the figures of surface and brands of its 2016 edition

Two months after its celebration, which will take place from February 20th to 24th, 2018, the FIMA 2018 international fair for agricultural machinery exceeds the exhibition area (16,000 square meters) and participating brands (1,500) to its 2016 edition.

The Union trains its employees against gender violence

On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, held every November 25th, this fruit and vegetable company has developed a training plan aimed at its employees with a single objective, to contribute to the eradication of violence against women.

McCormick X6 VT-Drive, Tractor of The Year 2018 in the Best Utility category

The McCormick X6 VT-Drive tractor has been awarded the prestigious "TRACTOR OF THE YEAR 2018" award in the "Best Utility" category.

Bynse presents its cutting-edge technology in harvest prediction in Tunisia

Engineers agronomists and mathematicians of the company Bynse have traveled to Tunisia to present the results of the application of their latest technology in crop prediction during the campaign 2016/2017.

New Technologies in greenhouse horticultural crops

Opinion article signed for ECA by researchers from the IFAPA Center La Mojonera (Almería), in which initiatives related to the application of new technologies in greenhouse horticultural crops are addressed.

Andalusia will promote research to optimize the quality and price of water for irrigation

During the closing of the day 'Efficiency in the use of water and use of non-conventional water resources in horticultural crops protected', held on December 1st by the Institute of Agricultural Research and Training and Fisheries of Andalusia (Ifapa) in La Mojonera, the Andalusian Agriculture Minister, Rodrigo Sánchez Haro, has advanced the implementation of a strategy aimed at optimizing the quality and price of water for irrigation.